Broadcasts

BROADCASTS

Follow NAFOA's broadcasts for the latest in COVID-19 updates, policy news from the Hill, available financial resources as well as new educational initiatives to support our tribal governments and communities.

August 12, 2021

Featured Session on Cyber Security and Ransomware at #NAFOAFall21

The pandemic has proven to be a boom for cyber criminals. Ransomware attacks have been plastered all over the news with targets ranging from huge multinational conglomerates and government entities, to small and midsized companies. In this session, our experts will discuss the threats posed by cyber-attacks to Tribal businesses and governments as well as best practices for mitigating these risks.

August 12, 2021

Policy Alert: SSBCI Webinar TODAY at 4:00 pm ET

Today, Thursday, August 12th at 4:00 p.m. EDT, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) and NAFOA will host a webinar featuring speakers discussing the new Tribal Government State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) with speakers from the Department of the Treasury (Treasury).

  • Finance

August 12, 2021

Policy Alert: Webinar on Tribal Connectivity

NAFOA will be hosting a webinar on the Department of Commerce National Telecommunications and Information Administration's (NTIA) Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program (TBCP), a $980 million program directed to tribal governments to be used for broadband deployment on tribal lands, as well as for telehealth, distance learning, broadband affordability, and digital inclusion.

  • Telecommunications

August 9, 2021

August 9: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

The agenda is live and registration is open for NAFOA's 2021 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference being held September 27-28, 2021 at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio.

  • Finance
  • Agriculture
  • Investment

August 5, 2021

Agenda Available for #NAFOAFall21

The agenda is live and registration is open for NAFOA's 2021 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference being held September 27-28, 2021 at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio. The conference will offer two full days of high-quality, educational breakout sessions, and general sessions focused on discussing important issues facing Indian Country.

  • Tourism

August 2, 2021

Learn Career Readiness and Financial Literacy with NAFOA's FREE Career Basics Program

Career Basics is open for 2021! This year's curriculum includes lessons to improve your basic career readiness and financial literacy skills, as well as an introduction to economics.

August 2, 2021

August 2: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week

The Department of Treasury has announced a new deadline of August 16th at 5:00pm Eastern Time for the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Notice of Intent (NOI) to apply, which was previously set for July 30th. Final applications will be due December 11th, 2021. NOI filings do not obligate participation in the program.

  • Treasury
  • Energy

July 30, 2021

Economic Development Administration to Host Informational Webinars For American Rescue Plan Funds

Last week the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced $3 billion in funding opportunities to invest in distressed and underserved communities, including Indian Country, impacted by the coronavirus pandemic

  • Finance

July 30, 2021

Treasury Department Announces New Deadline for SSBCI NOI Applications

The Department of Treasury has announced a new deadline of August 16th at 5:00pm Eastern Time for the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Notice of Intent (NOI) to apply, which was previously set for July 30th.

  • Treasury

July 28, 2021

Be a Part of the Art of #NAFOAFall21

NAFOA is excited to welcome back Matt Orley with Big Paper Strategies to the 2021 Fall Finance & Tribal Economies Conference on September 27-28, 2021.